Sheep news around the UK

22 January 2021

Year-long consultation seeks views on lynx reintroduction

21 January 2021

The study comes despite sheep farmers' warnings

MSPs debate targeted Bill to deal with sheep worrying

21 January 2021

Scottish farming groups give their backing

Feed sheep tree leaves to cut greenhouse gases, study says

20 January 2021

Could play 'important role' in GHG reduction

NI farmers urged to support Ulster Wool after 'difficult year'

19 January 2021

The wool market collapsed due to Covid-19

24-year-old breaks women's shearing record in 9 hours

19 January 2021

The New Zealander clipped 661 lambs

Grazing livestock on winter cereals could help aid soil biology

18 January 2021

Trial results from a mixed farm enterprise in Angus

Out-of-control dog massacres 50 ewes in Wales

18 January 2021

Latest livestock worrying incident to hit UK

Farmgate prices 'strong' despite Brexit border concerns

15 January 2021

Cattle and sheep prices higher than last year

Farmers told to report livestock worrying crimes to police

15 January 2021

It comes amid a recent uptick in dog attacks

Welsh sheep and goat inventory due before 1 February

15 January 2021

Farmers told to act now to avoid penalties

Public bought more red meat than usual this Christmas

14 January 2021

New data paints positive picture for red meat sector

Heaviest lambs at weaning produce leanest meat, study says

14 January 2021

Weight at weaning key to cutting down fatty meat

Hill farmer joins major sheep genetic improvement project

13 January 2021

Ben Williams joins the Hill Ram Scheme with 23 others

Loose dog kills 18 sheep in 'shocking' attack

13 January 2021

Dog walkers are urged to follow police advice

Sixteen sheep die after falling through frozen pond

12 January 2021

The tragedy happened on a North Yorks farm

Vet urges farmers to 'take control' of flock health and welfare

12 January 2021

Farmers told to look at health plans

Appeal made after two men arrested for stealing sheep

8 January 2021

Police trying to track rightful owners of four sheep

Farmers urged to fill sheep breed survey before deadline

7 January 2021

British Sheep Breed Survey closes on 11 January

Dog attack on sheep prompts warning from NFU Cymru

6 January 2021

Union official experiences 'upsetting' attack

British Wool unveils cost saving initiative amid pandemic

5 January 2021

Covid is having 'detrimental impact' on wool

Red Tractor urges farmers to help shape future standards

5 January 2021

Proposals to streamline assurance body's standards

Emphasise UK meat's sustainability this year, sector says

4 January 2021

Topic of climate change set to dominate 2021

Farmers told to be aware of plant poison risk to sheep

4 January 2021

Warning on risk of certain ornamental plants to sheep

Dog kills 30 sheep in Cheshire as livestock worrying attacks rise

2 January 2021

Incident described as 'huge loss' to farmer

Out-of-control dogs kill 46 sheep in Suffolk

23 December 2020

Appeal after sheep killed in East Bergholt incident

Public urged to add British lamb to festive dinner table

23 December 2020

The meat is 'delicious and sustainably produced'

Working together was key in facing Covid, shearer says

22 December 2020

Shearing contractor looks back at difficult season

No boundaries: Livestock farming without fencing

21 December 2020

Norway is home to the world's first virtual fencing

Breakfast Club to inform sheep farmers on Brexit changes

21 December 2020

Sessions will provide updates on the latest news

Sheep become valued part of young offenders' scheme

21 December 2020

Sheep are used in an NI rehabilitation programme